BIO 230 Genetics

4 credits, Fall and Spring

Examines the processes by which viruses, prokaryotes and eukaryotes transmit hereditary information. Topics include patterns of inheritance, probability, structure and replication of hereditary material, gametogenesis, gene expression and regulation, and mutation. Basic recombinant DNA technologies and their applications will also be discussed. Laboratory included.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in BIO 113, BIO 113L, CHEM 116 and CHEM 116L